Sidney sparkles on Saturday night

Santa Claus parade lights up downtown Sidney; afterwards sail past lights up the waterfront.

The Sidney Sparkles Parade and lighted boat sail past was held Saturday night and the large crowds were pleased.

The Sidney Sparkles Parade and lighted boat sail past was held Saturday night and the large crowds were pleased.

Thousands of people filled the streets of downtown Sidney Saturday night for the annual Sidney Sparkles Santa Claus Parade and Sail Past on the waterfront.

Holiday lights, floats, boats with hundred of sparkling lights sailing off shore, highlighted a cool, festive night in Sidney.

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